Safe Boating Course


CHAPTER 1: The Boat


Now that we’ve reached the end of Chapter 1, you should be familiar with:

  • The different parts of a boat and what they’re called;
  • The different types of boat hulls;
  • The three main types of boat engines; and
  • The different classes of boat, as determined by their length.

You should also now know:

  • How to find out the maximum number of people your boat can carry;
  • The dangers of overloading or overpowering your boat; and
  • What a “Hull Identification Number” is.

Okay, it’s time for your first quiz. Ready?

One tip before we start. Remember to look over all your answers before finishing the quiz.